Mar 12

COVID-19: An important announcement

Concern about COVID-19 (coronavirus) has created a rapidly evolving environment where changes are being made quickly in the interest of public health.

Starting Monday, March 16, Henrico County Public Schools will be closed for students for two full weeks of school (through Friday, March 27). We will continue to assess the situation, and decide …

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Dec 04

VIDEO: Henrico Learning Today

HCPS TV stopped by Highland Springs Elementary School for a STEAM lesson on oceans

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Sep 17

Gifted Referral

A parent/guardian, professional educator, community member, self, or peer may refer a student for a Gifted Referral. Referrals are accepted in writing by the school’s Gifted Identification Coordinator, Mrs. Nicky Gil during the specific dates for specified grades:

October 7-25 – Referrals accepted for Third, Fourth and Fifth grade students

January 6-24- Referrals accepted for …

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Aug 30

An important message for families of students who use bus transportation

This is an important message for families of students who use bus transportation:

First day of school is almost here! Our drivers have been working hard to rehearse their routes and make sure Sept. 3 is the beginning of a great week. With that in mind, we ask for your patience next week as some …

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Aug 28

Henrico Schools using “Anonymous Alerts” system to improve communication about safety concerns

What is Anonymous Alerts?

The Anonymous Alerts safety and anti-bullying reporting system helps combat negative activity in schools by empowering students to speak up. Social and peer pressure are some of the hardest obstacles for students to overcome.

The system allows for one-way or two-way anonymous encrypted communication between those submitting reports (students, parents or …

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Aug 06

2019-2020 School Supply List

Kindergarten Supply List First Grade Supply List Second Grade Supply List (1) Book bag (No wheels please) (1) Book bag (No wheels please) (1) Book bag (No wheels please) (1) Primary Handwriting Journal (1) Pencil Box (1) Pencil Bag (1) Marble Wide Ruled Composition Books (10) Large Glue Sticks (2) Boxes of 24 Ct Crayons …

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May 20

Beat the “Summer Slide”

Summer slide isn’t a piece of playground equipment – it’s the tendency for students to lose some of the progress they’ve made during the academic year. But there are ways to keep your students’ skills sharp and have fun all summer long.

For details, resources and lots more ways to foster reading this summer, go …

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Apr 01

April 11 is the day to register your child for kindergarten

Entering kindergarten is a big step for children and their families. It all starts Thursday, April 11 when Henrico County Public Schools will join with 14 other central Virginia school divisions to register new students for the 2019-20 school year. To enroll a child in Henrico County Public Schools, the child …

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Dec 04

VIDEO: Today’s Classroom


HCPS TV dropped in on Tierra McQuinn’s 3rd grade class as they reviewed antonyms and synonyms. Click here to watch the video.

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Aug 13

2018-2019 School Supply List

School Supply List 2018-2019

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